Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, January 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1982
1-Month
5.30"
(134.62mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1981 1907
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1925
Dec 1981–Jan 1982
2-Month
11.91"
(302.51mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1925
Nov 1981–Jan 1982
3-Month
12.95"
(328.93mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1993
Ties: 1912
Oct 1981–Jan 1982
4-Month
15.72"
(399.29mm)
13.11"
(332.99mm)
2.61"
(66.30mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2016
Sep 1981–Jan 1982
5-Month
17.19"
(436.63mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-0.12"
(-3.04mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1981 1985
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Aug 1981–Jan 1982
6-Month
22.96"
(583.18mm)
22.57"
(573.28mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Jul 1981–Jan 1982
7-Month
29.14"
(740.16mm)
28.11"
(713.99mm)
1.03"
(26.17mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Jun 1981–Jan 1982
8-Month
33.26"
(844.80mm)
32.83"
(833.88mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1955
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
May 1981–Jan 1982
9-Month
36.61"
(929.89mm)
36.42"
(925.07mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1981 1955
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1925
Ties: 1943
Apr 1981–Jan 1982
10-Month
38.27"
(972.06mm)
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1925
Mar 1981–Jan 1982
11-Month
41.11"
(1,044.19mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
-2.96"
(-75.19mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1960
Feb 1981–Jan 1982
12-Month
44.71"
(1,135.63mm)
48.02"
(1,219.71mm)
-3.31"
(-84.08mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1981 1955
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1965
Aug 1980–Jan 1982
18-Month
60.99"
(1,549.15mm)
70.55"
(1,791.97mm)
-9.56"
(-242.82mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1930
Feb 1980–Jan 1982
24-Month
85.68"
(2,176.27mm)
96.03"
(2,439.16mm)
-10.35"
(-262.89mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1957 1927
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1930
Feb 1979–Jan 1982
36-Month
141.37"
(3,590.80mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1981 1928
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1930
Feb 1978–Jan 1982
48-Month
181.28"
(4,604.51mm)
191.94"
(4,875.28mm)
-10.66"
(-270.77mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1965
Feb 1977–Jan 1982
60-Month
228.60"
(5,806.44mm)
239.83"
(6,091.68mm)
-11.23"
(-285.24mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/